How to Blow-Dry for Big Bouncy Hair: A Tutorial for Beginners

Girl, you've got blowdrying skills!


No time to head to the salon for a professional blowout? You have all the tools you need right at home. How to blow dry for big bouncy hair is all about the routine. You don’t need luxurious hair products to achieve the look.

Read on to learn how you can get the big and voluminous hair you want with our simple tutorial:


Begin with clean hair.

Your journey in how to blow dry for big bouncy hair begins after your wash routine. Start with clean hair that’s about 60 percent dry.


Apply heat protectant.

Apply TRESemmé Thermal Creations Heat Tamer Spray throughout your hair to protect it from the damaging effects of heat styling. 


Apply volumizing mousse.

After applying your heat protectant, now its time to add your volumizing product. In this case its Nexxus Styling Mousse Plus. Pump a golf ball-sized amount into your palm and apply onto hair. 


Comb mousse through.

Comb your mousse through so your hair is evenly coated. 


Section hair.

When blow-drying you want to start at the back and work your way to the front. Section hair off at the back and pin the rest of your hair up into a ponytail.


Blow-dry the back of hair.

Using a round brush begin blow-drying at the back rolling the hair up and down as you blow dry. Pretend you are using the brush to form a big curl on your hair. Focus on stretching the roots as this is the area that you want to encourage the most volume. 


Blow dry crown.

Repeat the last step for the crown section of your hair. 


Blow dry front section.

Now it’s time to do the front. Blow dry hair away from the face when working with this section.


Set hair.

Use TRESemmé Compressed Micro Mist Hairspray Extend Hold Level 4 to set you blowout style and you’re done!


Final look!

Now you know how to blow dry for big bouncy hair!